Utility outages

In order to perform necessary maintenance, inspection or equipment modifications, interruptions in building services or systems will take place. In all cases, every attempt will be made to keep the inconvenience to a minimum. If you have any questions, please contact one of Facilities Management’s service desks:

Academic division
(434) 924-1777

Health system division
(434) 924-2267


  1. 5/29/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 5/29/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Domestic Cold Water (DCW), Domestic Hot Water (DHW)
    Other Affected Buildings - HOTEL F/ LEVERING HALL, RANDALL HALL, East Range Dorm
    Notes - Facilities Affected:Randall Hall, Levering Hall, East Range Hotels and the East Range
    Reason - We need to install a Pressure Relief Valve to control the hot water pressure to be able to adjust the water temperature on the East Range, Randall Hall, Levering Hall, and the Hotels on the East Range.
  2. 5/30/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 5/30/2017 8:00:00 AM
    Affected Utilities - See Notes *
    Other Affected Buildings - PHYSICAL AND LIFE SCIENCES BUILDING
    Notes - Utility Services Affected:Electrical Panels L20 A&B & L30 A&B Specific Area/Room/Floors:PLSB Swing Space, 2nd & 3rd floors Fire watch not required.
    Reason - As part of the PLSB Swing Space Renovation - the contractor will turn off panels L20 A&B on the 2nd floor and L30 A&B on the 3rd floor.
  3. 5/30/2017 7:30:00 AM thru 5/30/2017 5:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Fire System - Sprinkler System Only
    Other Affected Buildings - CHEMISTRY BUILDING
    Notes - Fire watch: Gig Cox 804-400-1054 Specific area affected: 3rd floor.
    Reason - To relocate heads on the 3rd floor where temporary partitions are being built.
  4. 5/30/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 5/30/2017 5:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - See Notes *
    Other Affected Buildings - WITHERS-BROWN HALL
    Notes - Utility Services Affected :Fire Alarm Detection System This work is being performed to enlarge finished floor area at Office Service Area 179A within the 1st Library & WB170 Faculty Suites Renovation project. Affected Areas; Withers Brown, Mechanical Room M033, 1st Floor and 2nd Floor.
    Reason - Crenshaw Construction Co./Welding Sub to place and weld structural steel framing to partially infill an existing floor chase penetration.
  5. 5/31/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 5/31/2017 2:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Domestic Hot Water (DHW)
    Other Affected Buildings - OHILL DINING FACILITY
    Notes - Hot water only! Domestic cold water shall not be affected.
    Reason - Repair leak DHW mechanical room
  6. 5/31/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 5/31/2017 3:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Air Conditioning, Chilled Water (CHW)
    Other Affected Buildings - Gooch 2381, Gooch 382, Gooch 383, Gooch 384, Vaughan House, Johnson House, Malone House, Norris House, Weedon House, Whyburn House
    Notes -
    Reason - To install Check Valves and Isolation Valves
  7. 5/31/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 5/31/2017 4:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Fire System - All Devices
    Other Affected Buildings - Echols House, Humphreys House
    Notes - Utility Services Affected: Fire alarm. Onsite contact: Richard Sergi (996-4570(UVA) Cliff Smith 466-5002(BMS)
    Reason - To reposition heat detectors in eaves of attic as so insulation system can be installed. The center ridge heat detectors will remain in service.
  8. 5/31/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 5/31/2017 5:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Fire System - All Devices
    Other Affected Buildings - Page House, Emmet House, Echols House, Humphreys House
    Notes - UTILITY SERVICE AFFECTED: Fire Alarm Systems Fire Watch not necessary as building is not occupied.
    Reason - The purpose of this shut down is to remove heat detectors from the eaves of attics until final system is installed. Heat dectectors at the ridge of the attics must remain in operation for duration of project until final system is installed.
  9. 6/1/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 6/1/2017 5:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Air Conditioning, Chilled Water (CHW)
    Other Affected Buildings - Runk Dining Hall, Vaughan House, Johnson House, Malone House, Norris House, Weedon House, Whyburn House
    Notes -
    Reason - To install Check Valves and Isolation Valves
  10. 5/30/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 6/1/2017 6:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Fire System - Sprinkler System Only
    Other Affected Buildings - DARDEN LIBRARY
    Notes - This is a renovation project which is requiring demolition of the ceilings. We would like to have three days for this outage which will allow enough time for the sprinkler contractor (FLSA) to complete the initial phase of the project. In addition, we would like to have the fire alarms turned off during this period to allow for the demolition of the walls.
    Reason - Demolition work on 2nd FL will require sprinkler and fire alarm system to be disabled.
  11. 3/24/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 6/2/2017 5:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Fire System - Sprinkler System Only
    Other Affected Buildings - MATERIALS SCIENCE
    Notes - Building will be unoccupied during the entire outage period.
    Reason - Rerouting sprinkler piping.
  12. 5/22/2017 7:30:00 AM thru 6/9/2017 3:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Electricity
    Other Affected Buildings - Gooch 382, Gooch 383, Gooch 384
    Notes - Electric Panels in each of the bldgs.: 2382, 2383, 2384 WO #s: 2590603/2590604/2590605
    Reason - 382, 383, 384 Electrical Panels should be out of service for an hour or less to PM, clean and tighten terminals.
  13. 5/15/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - See Notes *
    Other Affected Buildings - Runk Dining Hall
    Notes - Utility Services Affected :Exhaust Fans and AHU’s (Associated With Dining Hall) 1. AHU-1 associate with laundry room to remain on at all times. 2. Shutdown and restart to be performed by FM West Zone Mike Staton & Crew
    Reason - Rycon Construction Inc. to replace cooking hoods and rework HVAC air distribution, and to protect AHU’s from construction dust.
  14. 6/5/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Elevator
    Other Affected Buildings - BAYLY BUILDING
    Notes - Bayly (Fralin) Museum Elevator will be completely offline and out of service for the above period.
    Reason - Martin Horn/Priority Elevator Inc. to replace elevator equipment, car cab, and finishes.
  15. 5/22/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Air Conditioning
    Other Affected Buildings - WITHERS-BROWN HALL
    Notes - 1. FM NGZM Gary Wood will oversee outage. 2. TAB preconstruction readings will be completed Friday, 5/19.
    Reason - Sullivan Mechanical Inc is requesting shutdown for the above period to completely renovate AHU-1.
  16. 5/22/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Elevator
    Other Affected Buildings - PEABODY HALL
    Notes - Elevator will be completely offline and out of service for the above period. Fire coverage not needed.
    Reason - Martin Horn/Thyssen Krupp Elevator to replace elevator equipment, car cab and finishes
  17. 5/17/2017 6:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 5:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - See Notes *
    Other Affected Buildings - Runk Dining Hall
    Notes - Utility Services Affected :Fire Alarm System (All Devices Within Renovation Area) 1. Existing FA Devices within construction area is pull stations, strobes, bells/whistles and duct detectors. Only duct detectors exist. 2. Design Electric will be making modifications to Fire Alarm System according to construction documents. 3. Regarding the duct detectors, AHU’s are shutdown in a scheduled Utility Outage from May 15th, 6:00AM to July 28th 5:30PM Special Note; Fire Suppression Sprinkler System is to remain online and in service at all times. When sprinkler system is being worked on, it’s be put back online and in services at the end of each construction business day.
    Reason - . Rycon Construction Inc. is requesting shutdowns for this period so that sprinkler system can be reworked at various times and so various Fire Alarm System components can be demoed and reworked.
  18. 5/19/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 7/28/2017 5:30:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Domestic Cold Water (DCW), Domestic Hot Water (DHW)
    Other Affected Buildings - Runk Dining Hall
    Notes - 1. Laundry is to remain online and in service. 2. Outage to be performed so Hereford College is not affected.
    Reason - Rycon Construction Inc. is requesting shutdown for the above period to complete domestic HW/CW piping demo and new work associated with the Runk Dining Hall Renovation
  19. 5/30/2017 7:00:00 AM thru 7/31/2017 12:00:00 PM
    Affected Utilities - Elevator
    Other Affected Buildings - WITHERS-BROWN HALL
    Notes - Utility Services Affected :Elevator #4 Elevator will be completely offline and out of service for above period.
    Reason - Martin Horn/Priority Elevator Inc. to replace elevator equipment, car cab, and finishes

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